Responsible for the overall aspects of SLS production processes by providing leadership to all manufacturing which includes the maintaining of production within specific guidelines for production efficiency, labor cost, production rework, on-time delivery and quality.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop and execute the manufacturing plan to deliver the business.
Plan, direct and coordinate the manufacturing of products in compliance with company goals and objectives by setting up and implementing standard operating procedure for all production operations making sure that products are produced on time and are of good quality.
Oversee the production process to ensure that efficiency and performance are met or exceeded.
Analyze delivery and inventory issues to provide solutions.
Organize and direct workflow for satisfying production requirements in a cost-effective manner, developing cost-effective alternatives and improvements to production process.
Establish individual accountability using coaching and support and performance management process.
Previous manufacturing experience in a Managerial role. Understanding of inventory management, continuous improvement practice and process analysis is essential. Experience working in a team environment with strong planning/organization and time management skills with demonstrated ability to problem solve. Knowledge of manufacturing production scheduling and control, testing and quality requirements. Knowledge of inventory/material and job cost control and accounting. Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills. Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office software i.e. Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) preferred; and a minimum of seven (7) years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience preferably in an aerospace manufacturing environment. Previous experience working in a clean room environment a plus.
Due to the nature of our defense contracts, verification of US Citizen Status Required.